You Don’t Control Your Google My Business Image, Google Does! How to Take Back The Local Search Results

One of the best features about GMB is that it relies on consumer-generated content like reviews and photos to bring in more customers to your business. Unfortunately, this means businesses can’t always control the content being added to their GMB listings. Here’s what you can do to take back control of your GMB photos.

2019-04-09T17:01:53-07:00April 9th, 2019|Industry News|0 Comments

How Businesses Can Take Advantage Of The Newest Google Algorithm Update

On March 12th, 2019, Google officially released it’s latest algorithm update called “March 2019 Algorithm Core Update”. The SEO community has noticed some websites that were penalized in the last major update, have seen a small bounce back in traffic and rankings so far. Here is a look at how the most recent algorithm change has affected businesses.

2019-03-26T21:55:12-07:00March 26th, 2019|Industry News|0 Comments

9 Articles Every Marketer Should Read

Let’s face it, there is so much marketing news to keep up with how do you know what’s actually worth reading? To make it easy to keep up with the world of local search and reputation, here’s everything currently on our reading list. Grab a cup of coffee, find a comfy seat and catch up on all the need-to-know marketing trends and predictions.

2019-02-21T00:27:01-07:00February 7th, 2019|Industry News|0 Comments

Google Confirms Responding to Reviews Improves your Local SEO

We often get asked, does responding to google reviews actually help local SEO? And what is the importance of responding to reviews? It’s about time we settle the debate of how reviews help local SEO and rankings once and for all. These days, 88% of consumers trust online reviews as much as personal recommendations. Think about it, when was the last time you didn’t read the reviews about a business before visiting for the first time? Reviews impact the success of a business more than most brands realize. When 97% of consumers say reviews influence their buying decision, review management has to be a top priority for every consumer-facing business.

2019-03-11T20:14:03-07:00January 21st, 2019|Industry News|0 Comments

How To Keep Up With Google Maps Updates

With so many feature improvements and updates to the algorithm, keeping your business listings optimized on Google Maps might seem overwhelming. Here’s a look at some of the latest feature additions to Google Maps and what you can do to keep your listings optimized no matter what updates occur.

2019-01-02T19:54:38-07:00November 8th, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments

Google My Business Insights Explained

One of the best tools that come with a Google My Business (GMB) listing is Insights. GMB Insights give you a behind the scenes look at how your customers interact with your GMB listings. There is a vast amount of data to be found within Insights, here’s a look at what the data means, how you can use it, and the limitations that come with GMB Insights.

2019-01-02T19:59:31-07:00September 20th, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments